Faculty

Our teaching faculty are committed to providing high-quality learning experiences that help students grow and apply their new skills to real-world challenges.

Perver Baran

Teaching Associate Professor

Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management

Geovisualization, Perception and Design of Public Spaces

919-513-2373

Bethany Cutts

Assistant Professor

Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management

Participatory Research, Sustainability Solutions

919-515-5749

Joshua Gray

Assistant Professor

Forestry and Environmental Resources

Remote Sensing, Land Use and Vegetation Dynamics

919-515-3437

Erin Hestir

Chancellor’s Faculty Excellence Program Cluster Assistant Professor in Geospatial Analytics

919-515-7778

Aaron Hipp

Associate Professor

Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management

Sensor Networks, Built Environments and Human Health

919-515-3433

Siamak Khorram

Professor and Founding Center Director

Forestry and Environmental Resources

Remote Sensing, Wildland Fire Modeling

919-515-3430

James McCarter

Teaching Associate Professor

919-610-2851

919-513-2372

Helena Mitasova

Associate Director of Geovisualization

Marine, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences

Geovisualization, Tangible Modeling of Landscape Processes

919-513-1327

Eric Money

Associate Director of Professional Education

919-513-0408

Stacy Nelson

Professor

Forestry and Environmental Resources

Sensor Networks, Land Change and Aquatic Systems

Robert Scheller

Professor

Forestry and Environmental Resources

Dynamic Modeling, Landscape Change and Disturbance

919-513-3973

Charlynne Smith

Research Associate

919-513-7797

Stacy Supak

Teaching Assistant Professor

919-513-8026

Laura Tateosian

Research Assistant Professor

Center for Geospatial Analytics

Human-Computer Interaction, Data Synthesis and Visualization

919-515-3435

Raju Vatsavai

Associate Director of Spatial Computing and Technology

Computer Science

Dynamic Modeling, Big Data Analytics and High Performance Computing

919-515-6019